Tag Archives: Region Legal Service Office

Tax Filing Deadline Approaching!

April 15th is just around the corner. If you have not prepared your 2012 tax returns, now is the time to do so. If you are Active Duty, Guard or Reserve (regardless of activation status) you can file your federal return and up to 3 state returns for free with the Military OneSource H&R Block at Home® tool. To find …

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Legal Assistance for Sailors Deploying

Lt. Wenhong You discusses the importance of Sailors getting legal assistance before deploying. All Sailors should make their local Region Legal Service Offices (RLSO) a partner as they prepare for deployment. RLSOs, provide legal advice and assistance on a wide variety of topics, including: wills, power of attorney, deployment readiness, notary, and tax services. RLSO services are available to all active duty personnel, retirees, and dependents.

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Naval Legal Service Command Junior Officer and Sailor of the Quarter

The following message is from Rear Adm. James Crawford, III. It is my privilege to recognize outstanding judge advocates and legalmen for professional excellence and dedication to service. I am pleased to announce the following individuals have been selected as the Naval Legal Service Command (NLSC) Junior Officer of the Quarter and Sailor of the Quarter for the period October to …

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Legal Assistance Team

Lt. Josh Bennett, Petty Officer Emily Thomas, Ms. Cyndi Bartelt, and Mr. Tom Digan from Region Legal Service Office (RLSO) Midwest traveled to the VA Hospital in Milwaukee, Wis.

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Naval District Washington Promotions

Lt. Tracy Hasse and Lt. j.g. Ryan Sylvester, Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington, promote Lt. j.g. Leslie Stephenson and Lt. j.g. Jim Howland from ensign to lieutenant junior grade at the Washington Navy Yard.

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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Candace Holmes

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Candace Holmes, an attorney assigned to Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington (RLSO NDW).  RLSO NDW and its branch offices are organized into departments and divisions that provide services in the functional areas of trial counsel, command services / administrative law, court reporting, ethics counseling, command administration …

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Christmas in Afghanistan

Lt. Samantha Lippoff of U.S. Region Legal Service Office Europe Africa Southwest Asia, is showing the Christmas spirit while sitting down to a Christmas feast in Bagram, Afghanistan.

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Navy Announces Legal Services Change

By JAG Corps Public Affairs The Naval Legal Service Command (NLSC) recently reorganized its offices and leadership explained where fleet units and individuals in need of services go to obtain legal help in a NAVADMIN released Nov. 30. The NLSC provides four basic types of legal services: legal assistance (wills and powers of attorney, and matters involving consumer, family, landlord-tenant, and …

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Navy Judge Advocate Receives National District Attorneys Association Award

From Region Legal Service Office Hawaii Lt. Cmdr. James Toohey, senior trial counsel, Region Legal Service Office Hawaii, received the National District Attorneys Association (NDAA) Award for his work on two high visibility child abuse cases. The NDAA honored Toohey for his outstanding trial advocacy, diplomacy, and tireless dedication to seek justice for abused children and relief for their families.  …

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